September 30, 2014 9:38 pmArizona DREAMers reapplying for federal deferred-action program
Report: Ex-Suns guard Chapman begins treatment program in Ky.
KTAR.com | September 30, 2014 8:43 pmAfter being arrested in Scottsdale earlier in the month, former Phoenix Suns guard Rex Chapman has reportedly began a substance-abuse treatment program in Louisville, Kentucky.
Arizona State University gets $4M innovation grant
Associated Press | September 30, 2014 7:35 pmArizona State University is among 24 colleges and universities nationwide getting a total of $75 million of grants being awarded by the federal Education Department to foster innovation in college value and efficiency.
Former Phoenix VA official speaks out after settling retaliation case
Bob McClay | September 30, 2014 7:32 pmOne of the three whistleblowers who settled a retaliation case against the Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix is glad that her ordeal is over.
Candidates for Arizona attorney general spar in televised debate
Associated Press | September 30, 2014 7:29 pmThe candidates for Arizona attorney general sparred in a debate over who has the best qualifications to become the state's next top law enforcement officer.
Feds spending $9M on lawyers for immigrant children
Associated Press | September 30, 2014 4:45 pmThe Obama administration is spending $4 million on lawyers for unaccompanied immigrant children in deportation proceedings, a move an influential Republican lawmaker says is illegal and will fuel an increase in illegal immigration.
Official: Southwest border focus is on immigrant children, not ISIS
Camaron Stevenson/Cronkite News Service | September 30, 2014 3:42 pmThe head of Customs and Border Protection said there is no evidence of ISIS attempts to infiltrate the Southwest border and his agency is more focused on trying to prevent more unaccompanied minor immigrants.
Man arrested for assaulting Mesa bus driver
KTAR Newsroom | September 30, 2014 1:49 pmA man accused of assaulting a Mesa bus driver has been arrested, police said.
Goodyear Fire ditches paper, goes all-iPad
Mark Remillard | September 30, 2014 1:01 pmThe Goodyear Fire Department has traded paperwork for iPads in an effort to go paperless and improve efficiency.
Oak Creek Canyon to reopen to visitors after Slide Fire flood concerns
Associated Press | September 30, 2014 12:35 pmVisitors will be welcomed back to Oak Creek Canyon this week after the popular recreation area was shut down for months.
Head of Navajo Nation's legislative branch resigns
Associated Press | September 30, 2014 9:45 amThe head of the Navajo Nation's legislative branch resigned Monday, a day ahead of a hearing in which he is expected to plead guilty in a criminal case accusing him of funneling tens of thousands of dollars to his family.
2016 trial set for man accused of killing priest
Associated Press | September 30, 2014 9:41 amAn August 2016 trial date has been set for a homeless ex-convict charged with beating a Catholic priest with a metal rod and fatally shooting another clergyman during a burglary at a Phoenix church.
Multiple car crash closed Interstate 17, creates rush hour backup
Jim Cross | September 30, 2014 7:40 amPHOENIX -- A crash involving five cars closed southbound Interstate 17 early Tuesday for nearly an hour. By 7 a.m. traffic was moving but at a slow pace. Ramps from I-17 south to the Loop...
ASU plans to return M-16s obtained under military surplus program
Emilie Eaton/Cronkite News | September 30, 2014 7:05 amArizona State University plans to return 70 M-16s obtained a year and a half ago under a Department of Defense program that distributes surplus weapons to law enforcement agencies, a spokeswoman said Monday.
Tempe sets new goals for water conservation
Mark Remillard | September 30, 2014 6:00 amThe city of Tempe has unanimously passed new water conservation goals that aim to have the city saving hundreds of millions of gallons of water each year.
The real cost of the death penalty in Arizona
Cooper Rummell | September 30, 2014 5:30 amIn Arizona, 119 inmates call death row home and the majority of them have been locked up for several decades.
Organization prepares medical supplies for African communities affected by Ebola virus
Sandra Haros | September 30, 2014 5:00 amVolunteers with Project C.U.R.E will be spending Tuesday morning filling and preparing a 40-foot cargo container with much-needed medical supplies.
Super Bowl Host Committee rewards Phoenix high school with new football field
Sandra Haros | September 29, 2014 8:45 pmArizona State University Preparatory Academy football players have a lot to celebrate.
Doug Ducey, Fred DuVal wrangle in 4th Arizona governor's debate
Associated Press | September 29, 2014 8:28 pmRepublican Doug Ducey and Democrat Fred DuVal exchanged heated attacks during their fourth debate, with Ducey calling DuVal a "bag man" for dark money groups and DuVal demanding that Ducey answer questions about whether he was accused of misrepresentation in the sale of his ice cream company.
4 things you don't want your boss to know
Linsy Hunsaker | September 29, 2014 7:49 pmThere are some things you might want your boss to know, but here's a list of four things that might be worth hiding.
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